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CLUB NEWS

2nd team.

The second team had a narrow win over Thurrock II. See scorecard.


2nd team.

The second team returned to winning ways with a home win over Wanstead IV. See report and scorecard.


Two matches, one night.

For the first time in memory we had two matches on the same night. Including opposition players, there were at least 26 of us playing chess.
The North Circular team defeated Enfield in the Finchley Cup semi-final. See report and scorecard.
The second team lost narrowly to table toppers Thurrock I. See report and scorecard.


NCCL team.

Another exciting finish for the North Circular team at Wanstead III. See report and scorecard.


ECF Jan 2019 Grades

The ECF January 2019 grades are out. See Jan 2019 Loughton grades.


NCCL team.

Another win for the North Circular team at home to title challengers Enfield I. See report and scorecard.


NCCL team.

The North Circular team continued their 100% record with a home win against Barnet Elizabethans. See report and scorecard.


2nd team.

The second team had their third consecutive away win with a victory at Upminster III. See report and scorecard.


1st Team.

Another year and yet another 4-4 draw by the first team against Upminster II. See report and scorecard.


Christmas RapidPlay.

The annual Christmas RapidPlay had twenty players and was jointly won by David Spearman and Bill Stirling.
See results.


Club Championship.

Two games were played. One in each section of the club championship. See latest results and standings.


1st Team.

The first team had a lucky escape at Upminster. See report and scorecard.


1st Team.

The first team had a disappointing result againt Wanstead III. See report and scorecard.


2nd team.

The second team made it two wins from two with an away win at Thurrock II. See report and scorecard.


1st Team.

Two winning runs came to an abrupt end againt Ilford. See scorecard.


NCCL team.

The North Circular team maintained their 100% record with a narrow win against local rivals Chingford. See report and scorecard.


NCCL team.

The North Circular team had an exciting match with a close finish against Wanstead. See report and scorecard.


1st Team.

The First Team had a great start to the season at Barking. See report and scorecard.


Guernsey.

Graham played in the Guernsey international tournament for the 32nd time !


2nd team.

The second team had a successful away day at the seaside. See scorecard.


Finchley Cup.

We had a comfortable win at Barnet in the Finchley Cup quarter finals. See report and scorecard.


NCCL team.

In the first league game of the new season, the North Circular team had a splendid away win at Enfield. See report and scorecard.


Friendly.

We played a pre-season friendly against our local rivals from Chingford. See report and scorecard.


Club Rapidplay Tournament.

Bob Eames won the Pre Season RapidPlay with five straight wins.
Bill was second.
See results crosstable.


British Championship.

Loughton has a British Champion !!! Kevin finished 1st equal scoring 5½/7 in the British over 65 Championship with four wins and three draws against the top three seeds. See report and results.


Essex Team Rapidplay Knockout.

We were well beaten by cup holders Writtle in the quarter finals of Essex Team Rapid Play knockout. See ScoreCard.


World Senior Team Chess Championship.

Kevin won 3 draw 3 lost 3 in the World Senior Team Chess Championships in Dresden. He had games against American GM and ICC commentator Joel Benjamin and a Russian WIM. See over 50s results.


Club Championship 2017-8.

Jonathon was presented with the club championship trophy for 2017-8. See photo.


Players of the season.

See players of the season.
Essex league 1st team.
Essex league 2nd team.
NCCL team.


AGM

See minutes of the Club AGM held on Wed 27th June .


Essex Team Rapidplay Knockout.

We defeated Upminster B in the Essex Team Rapid Play knockout in a close match and will meet cup holders Writtle in the quarter finals.
See ScoreCard.